CONTACT INFORMATIONBIOGRAPHYCREDENTIALSAWARDSPUBLICATIONSLisa M. Slimmer, M.D., Ph.D.Contact InformationPhone NumbersAppointment: (585) 586-0240A member of the University of Rochester Medical Faculty GroupgroupAn Accountable Health PartnerassignmentAccepting New PatientsLocationsUniversity of Rochester Medical CenterSchool of Medicine and Dentistry601 Elmwood Ave, Box PSYCHRochester, NY 14642Faculty AppointmentsAssociate Professor of Clinical Psychiatry (Part-Time) - Department of Psychiatry (SMD) Patient Care SettingPsychiatryBiographyProfessional BackgroundLisa M. Slimmer is currently Assistant Professor of Clinical Psychiatry, Strong Memorial Hospital, University of Rochester. Dr. Slimmer graduated from University of Rochester School of Medicine in Rochester, NY, where she received a PhD in Physiology in 1994 and her Medical degree in 1997. She completed her psychiatry residency in 2000 and was Chief Resident in Psychiatry in 2001 at University of Rochester School of Medicine. Dr. Slimmer is a member of the American Psychiatric Association, the Genesee Valley Psychiatric Association, and the Neuroscience Education Institute.CredentialsSpecialtiesPsychiatry - American Board of Psychiatry & NeurologyEducation1997MD | University of Rochester School of Medicine/DentistryPost-doctoral Training & Residency09/01/1998 - 06/30/2001Residency in Psychiatry at University of Rochester Medical Center06/26/1997 - 06/30/1998Internship in Psychiatry at University of Rochester Medical CenterAwards2011Mary Lou Meyers Award. Awarded for excellence in precepting medical students in third year clerkshipSponsor: University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry2001John Romano Award Awarded for excellence in medical student education by a resident2001Pfizer Resident of the Year Awarded for outstanding academic achievement2001Laughlin Fellowship Award from The American College of Psychiatrists One of sixteen residents in North America selected for "outstanding leadership and significant contributions as a resident in Psychiatry"2000 - 2002American Psychiatric Institute for Research and Education / Janssen Research Scholars on Severe Mental Illness Award; Two-year career development award1999Consultation-Liaison Award Awarded to outstanding resident for work done while on C-L rotation1997 - 1998Class of 1954 Scholarship1995Alumni Speaker, Fall Freshman Convocation, SUNY Brockport1994 - 1997Joseph Collins Foundation Scholarship1994 - 1996Fannie and Henry Rice Scholarship1994 - 1996Stella Matutina Foundation ScholarshipVIEW ALL expand_morePublicationsJournal Articles1/2001Slimmer LM, Lyness JM, Caine ED. "Stress, medical illness, and depression." Seminars in clinical neuropsychiatry.. 2001 Jan; 6(1):12-26. 9/1996Slimmer LM, Blair ML. "Female reproductive cycle influences plasma volume and protein restitution after hemorrhage in the conscious rat." The American journal of physiology.. 1996 Sep; 271(3 Pt 2):R626-33. VIEW ALL PUBLICATIONSClose WindowSchedule an appointment with Lisa M. Slimmer, M.D., Ph.D.Please answer the following questions to help us find the right appointment for you.Important: If you believe that you have a medical or psychiatric emergency, please call 911 or go to the nearest hospital. This website is not intended for emergency care.Have you seen this provider in the last 2 years?YesNoExisting Patient Schedule or request a follow up appointment online through MyChart. If you do not have a MyChart account, please close this window and call the appointment phone number. Lisa M. Slimmer, M.D., Ph.D. is currently scheduling for the following appointment type(s): Our policy does not permit patients to establish care with multiple providers within the same practice or specialty without prior approval. If you choose a new provider in the same office, we will cancel the appointment. Please contact the office directly with questions on this policy.